Upcoming Events 

Women in Public Affairs organise a range of events throughout the year focused on everything from industry-specific training, to 'In Conversation' events with women within the world of politics and public affairs, to informal networking opportunities.

Check back here for regular updates on our events programme.

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women in public affairs network SUMMER drinks

30 August 2018, 18:00 - 21:00 

Whether you are new to Women in Public Affairs, or a longstanding member, join us for our annual Summer Drinks at FTI Consulting's London office, sponsored by Vuelio.

Network with your peers and meet the Women in Public Affairs Executive Committee, while enjoying a glass of something delicious.

Register for the WiPA Summer Drinks on our Eventbrite page.


in conversation with rebecca Lawrence, Chief Executive, Mayor’s Office for Policing and Crime

14 september 2018, 08:30 - 10:00

Join us at Cicero Group for a fascinating conversation with Rebecca Lawrence, Chief Executive of the Mayor’s Office for Policing and Crime.

Rebecca has had a successful career in the civil service, spanning HM Treasury and the Home Office before joining the Mayor’s Office as Chief Executive of the Office for Policing and Crime. She has led teams and organisations whose subject areas are in the centre of the public gaze: Europe at the launch of the Euro; health spending in the early 2000s; climate change policy at the time of the Stern Review and the UK Climate Change Act in 2005, counter-terrorism after 7/7 and now policing and crime in London.

Register for this free event on our Eventbrite page.


Women in public affairs training: thinking your way to a more senior role

20 september 2018, 18:00 - 19:30

Women in Public Affairs presents the second training session this year 'Thinking your way into a more senior role: strategies for success' with Lindsay Paterson from Coaching Consultants. This event has been kindly sponsored and hosted by Headland Consultancy, specialists in financial and corporate communications, public affairs and campaigning.

This event will be an interactive training session including two strategic thinking exercises – one focusing on promotion and one focusing on developing a business mindset and understanding your client or bosses expectations.

Register for this training session on our Eventbrite page.